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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tima

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Canada, the name Tima means "The one who gives up pleasure".
  2. According to a user from Bangladesh, the name Tima is of Russian origin and means "Goodness".
  3. According to a user from Turkey, the name Tima is of Arabic origin and means "The talisman that protects".
  4. A user from Michigan, U.S. says the name Tima is of Greek origin and means "To honor God".
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Notable Persons Named Tima

Notable Persons Named Tima

Tima Tyma

Tima Tyma is a soccer player for the Cleveland State Vikings, Kansas City Comets, Canton Invaders, Tulsa Tornados, Milwaukee Wave, Illinois Thunder, and Cleveland Crunch. Tima was born on December 14th, 1960 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States.

Tima Džebo

Tima was born on October 24th, 1963 in Olovo.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tima

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tima

Raffy Tima

Raffy Tima is a journalist, presenter, television producer, producer, and director. His ongoing career started in 2000. Raffy was given the name Rufino Tima, Jr. on January 7th, 1975 in Philippines.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tima U.S.
  White 37.81% 64.26%
  African American 31.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 20.49% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.95% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tima

People with the last name Tima are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Tima

  • How Popular is the name Tima? Tima is the 32,806th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tima was the 69,392nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tima have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 139 babies born with the first name Tima in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tima to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tima? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tima first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tima is Sunday, December 28th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Tima born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tima was in 1960 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tima: The name spelled backwards is Amit. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Amit. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tima? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 283 people with the last name Tima.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tima? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tima as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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